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Sample text

Trilby text

Features

Schoolbook a and g

Default setting

Schoolbook a and g

Schoolbook a and g

Barred A

Barred A

Looped Q

Looped Q

Stylistic alternates: Trilby contains a variety of stylistic alternates to keep things interesting, including single-story a and g with single-story schoolbook versions, a barred A, and a Q with a short, looped tail.


Short f

Short f: Replaces all instances of lowercase f with a short, nonkerning form. By default, this short f is substituted contextually only when necessary to avoid collisions.


Lowercase figures

Lowercase figures

Superiors

Superiors

Inferiors

Inferiors

Fractions

Fractions

Numbers: Trilby contains figures, math, and currency symbols with three-quarter height forms designed for text settings. It also has separately drawn superior digits and daggers, scientific inferiors, and numerators and denominators for arbitrary fractions.


Case-sensitive forms

Case-sensitive forms

Discretionary Ligatures

www ligature

And more: Trilby has a whole bunch of other features that you might find handy, like case-sensitive punctuation a www ligature, alternate dashes, and true primes.

Licensing info

Licenses for Trilby are now available for purchase from The Font Bureau. Of course, feel free to get in touch if you have any questions.